Dentist in Canton, MA
The brief descriptions below are designed to familiarize you with our staff's training, professional credentials and work experience.
Adib Lakis, DMD
Dr. Lakis received his Bachelor of Science degree in 1989 from the School of Pharmacy at Northeastern University and in 1993 he received his DMD degree from the Goldman School of Dental Medicine at Boston University.
Dr. Lakis has been practicing at the Collaborative since 1995. He attends regular courses to keep abreast of the latest techniques and advances in dentistry: including a Cerec Certification, Conscious Oral Sedation Certification, Root Canal Camp and is certified in soft and hard tissue laser treatment as well as other advanced programs. He incorporates a modern practice with family values and continues to be committed to our community by providing painless, advanced dental treatment to all our patients.
Fadi Farah, DMD
Dr. Fadi Farah received his DMD degree in 1993 from the Goldman School of Dental Medicine at Boston University. In 1997, Dr. Farah completed a three-year program in periodontology at Boston University, receiving a Certificate in Advanced Graduate Study. Shortly after graduating, he joined the faculty where he currently holds a position as Assistant Clinical Professor and he has been practicing at the Canton Dental Collaborative since then.
In 2006, Dr. Farah completed a nine-month program in Aesthetic Dentistry at the Rosenthal Institute for Aesthetic Dentistry at New York University to further his understanding of the critical relationship between periodontal and restorative dentistry.
Cynthia Innes, DMD
Dr. Innes graduated from the Wheaton College, Norton MA in 1983 with a Bachelor of Science in Biology. Following graduation she did research in immunology at Brigham and Women’s Hospital before attending dental school. She graduated from School of Dental Medicine at Tufts University in 1989 and has been practicing at the Canton Dental Collaborative since 1990.
Dr. Innes is certified in Cerec, hard and soft tissue laser treatment and air abrasion techniques. Dr. Innes gives back to the community by volunteering as a 4-H leader for two local 4-H clubs and serving on the Norfolk County 4-H Advisory Council.
Ramin Mehregan, DMD
Dr. Mehregan graduated in 1992 from the Goldman School of Dental Medicine at Boston University. From 1992 until 1994 he served as clinical faculty at the BU Dental School, he then moved to California to practice general dentistry.
In 1999, Dr. Mehregan continued his journey at the prestigious Las Vegas Institute, a post graduate institute for advanced cosmetic and neuromuscular dentistry. Where he has undergone rigorous training with world known TMJ experts/lecturer such as Dr. Clayton Chan and Robert Jankelson and has completed all levels of the courses and is a fellow of the program. After achieving this goal, he then continued to complete training in neuromuscular orthodontics/ orthopedics.
Dr. Mehregan moved back to Boston in 2002 and has been practicing at the Canton Dental Collaborative since then. He is trained in all three disciplines and the only qualified dentist who understands your TMJ, restorative and orthodontics/orthopedic problems. His " Gneuromuscular " approach encompasses both gnathologic concepts as wel as neuromuscular dentistry concepts. He has been interviewed by Channel 5 (Healthbeat) for his exceptional treatment of TMJ disorders and helping hundreds of patients live free of pain. He currently serves as clinical mentor for Dr. Clayton Chan, one of the foremost experts on TMJ disorders, at Occlusion Connections , in Las Vegas, Nevada. He holds memberships at the International College of Craniomandibular Orthopedics and the International Academy of Orthodontics.
Maria Pinilla, DDS, DMD
Dr.Pinilla received her dental degree from the Colegio Odontologico Colombiano. She continued to receive her pedodontics degree in 1991 and orthodontics degree in 1993 from School of Dental Medicine at Tufts University.
Dr. Pinilla is a dedicated professional who prides herself on exceptional orthodontic care for our patients and enjoys the interaction with the many families within our practice. She is an active member of the American Dental Associates.
Elena Rastorgoueva - Registered Dental Hygienist
Elena has been practicing at the Canton Dental Collaborative since 2008. She received her degree in dental hygiene from Mount Ida College in Newton, MA in 2008. Elena is certified in local anesthesia and is a member of the Dental Hygienists Association. Elena is dedicated professional who provides patients with the best possible care.
Nancy Sarnowitz – Registered Dental Hygienist
Nancy has been practicing at the Canton Dental Collaborative for over 32 years. She graduated from Forsyth Dental Hygiene School at Northeastern University in 1980. She is an active member of the Canton Volunteer Medical Corps and is licensed to give anesthesia. She is a dedicated professional who loves children, dogs and traveling. She enjoys sharing her life experiences and is dedicated to prioritizing quality dental care.
Sandi Sudikoff – Registered Dental Hygienist
Sandi has been practicing at the Canton Dental Collaborative for over 23 years. She graduated from Forsyth Dental at Northeastern University in 1974. She is a dedicated professional whose main focus is the health and well being of her patients.
Mary Dolabany- Registered Dental Hygienist
Mary is a registered dental hygienist with over 20 years of dental experience. She attended the University of Rhode Island and graduated in 1997, with a bachelor’s degree in human science and services as well as dental hygiene.
As a dental hygienist her for focus is on providing high quality care to her patients and educating them on how to maintain good oral health. She is committed to making hygiene appointments a comfortable and positive experience.
She stays current on new technology, hygiene products and attends continuing education classes regularly. Together with our dental team, she will formulate patient centered hygiene care plans that will meet all your dental needs.
Emily Reilly- Registered Dental Hygienist
Emily has been practicing at the Canton Dental Collaborative since 2021.Emily graduated from Clark University with a bachelor’s degree in Biology in 2014. She continued her education at Regis College and graduated with bachelor’s degree in Dental Hygiene in 2019. Emily is licensed to give local anesthesia. She enjoys spending time with family and being outside. She is a dedicated professional who provides the best possible dental care for her patients.